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Discussion in 'Alternate History Maps and Graphics' started by Tom Thumb, Jan 21, 2012.

  1. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Uh? If the North is new england, new york and new jersey. The South is all dixiedom and Texas.

    I mean shouldn't you able to figure that out.

    It literally does? This poof that you didn't read or at least didn't understand the information...

    Did you skim-read or something? Please don't make me frustrated...
     
  2. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Like these two sentence alone, should give something to go off on or the fact event is ATL American Civil war. Or maybe the fact stated it come from Version of American Civil War even thing collapse ever further...

    Please understand my confusion
     
  3. The Professor Pontifex Collegii Vexillographiariorum

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    Rather than expect people to figure it out from RP clues perhaps you could provide a clearer summary?
    It's too early for me to solve puzzles and put up with questions about my intelligence.
     
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  4. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Maybe you should go sleep and wake up refreshed...

    I am not question your Intelligence, but the fact you didn't quickly realise it take place in North america should be puzzling for you...

    Hopefully then you see that I had my reasons, and didn't just see fit to act like this just as fit
     
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  5. OrsonZEdd New Member

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    Does anyone have a large blank political map of Antartica, if all Earth's ice were to melt?
     
  6. The Professor Pontifex Collegii Vexillographiariorum

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    I don't think YOU quite understand.
    I know it takes place in N America and from an alt Civil War. What I'm asking for is where and why. The founding affects the symbols the "obcidentists" would use.
     
  7. timmy_khagann Nomad of the Red Plains

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    Just going to echo The Professor's sentiments here. I'd also like to raise a concern I have about some of the designs, in particular 2's: The four black horses both make an otherwise straightforward design harder to create and (personally) detract from the dragon motif by hogging precious space.

    That aside, 2, and 4 seem marginally easier to make than 1 and 5, which entails creating coats of arms wih unique elements and symbols from scratch. 3's relatively simple in comparison to tracing a three-headed eagle or a golden dragon, though the color scheme may clash with the rest of the "tetra-"color.
     
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  8. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    The Midwest, their are Founded in the Midwest and Because their Free-Soiler Populist.

    *Sigh*

    Why was so hard for figue that something has West in name, clearly whole thread settle up the North and The west didn't united like did our TL. What could that possibly might refer to...

    Why you acting like this? It really bumming me out, this shouldn't be hard to get what basically put into the intro post
     
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  9. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    I thought it very self-evident, but guess you it isn't? What else could I be referring to? This what I don't get
     
  10. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Maybe that just on me...
     
  11. The Professor Pontifex Collegii Vexillographiariorum

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    @Alienspacebats
    I had just finished my design and then I came back and saw you had edited your post.

    What annoyed me was rather than clearly spelling out your request you put a link to a thread that didn't clearly spell it out either. One had to tease out that it was probably midwest and might be based in the Free Soil Party. And then when asked about it you complained that I didn't get what you said from the get go, that the OP should have been self evident. Well, it wasn't.

    So, thanks to the extra words, I'm going to echo the drama and flounce out this thread for a few hours without providing anything.

    I apologise if I've annoyed anyone else who are reading my posts.
     
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  12. Ivoshafen Just A Man From Gondor - Recovering from SATS

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    I can't believe people can come to a thread, where people take requests for free, but still feel like they have the ability to complain when they're asked questions about what they expect from the design.

    It's free art, lads.
     
  13. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Well, It thought I didn't think that make sense since but they who had already known...

    Didn't I just said, I wouldn't have done normally and you know that
     
  14. Ivoshafen Just A Man From Gondor - Recovering from SATS

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    I'm just saying, it doesn't make sense to me to get mad at the Professor for him asking for more details, and ontop of that, asking someone to dig through a thread of details probably wasn't a good choice. Just should've told him what you wanted, quoted the relevant details, given it upfront instead of making him jump through hoops.

    That's just me though. Just throwing my two cents out there.
     
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  15. timmy_khagann Nomad of the Red Plains

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    ...right, so I'll just ignore the drama and post the design I made as per @Alienspacebats 's request, based on what I can glean from the thread he linked:

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    Orange and black for mutualism and a white bend for the Mississippi River. Defacing the field and orderly is a green star, symbolizing the Greenback Party, circumscribed by a larger white star, symbolizing in turn the "free state" as a whole -- not too confident on the color for the star, but it looks decent enough I guess.

    That said, it is poor form not to answer clarifications for designs in this thread. You can make our jobs easier and avoid antagonizing people by providing the details for your design beforehand.
     
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  16. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    It doesn't matter, it already been done.
     
  17. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Thanks, Sorry for tho
     
  18. timmy_khagann Nomad of the Red Plains

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    No problem. Just keep in mind this edit of mine next time you make a request:

     
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  19. Alienspacebats Dēmokratía is people's will

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    Next time, I hope that I won't be so quick to judgment
     
  20. Marc Pasquin 43 % pure, 57 % recycled sins

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    speaking strictly for myself, I don't usually feel like reading an entire thread every time someone requests a flag simply so I can have basic facts like year of creation, political system & real world equivalent.
     
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